Timor 2006 – 2007

ANZAC Battle Group’s Section Commander of Bravo Company, Corporal Tim Roseler (1st Battalion Royal Australian Regiment), provides security at the Forward Operation Base at Ermera.


ANZAC Battle Group’s Bravo Company (1st Battalion Royal Australian Regiment), based at the Forward Operation Base at Ermera, provide security to the small village as well as the landing zone and engineers working in the town. 7-11-2006

ANZAC Battle Group’s Private Forrester (1st Battalion Royal Australian Regiment) waiting for orders at Ermera Forward Operating Base, Timor-Leste. 3-11-2006

Soldiers from 1st Battalion Royal Australian Regiment (1 RAR) arrived at Dili’s International Airport on the 21st March 2007. 1 RAR commanded by Lt Col Andrew Gallaway, will relieve 6 RAR and take over security duties in Timor-Leste. The force consists of 1 RAR, a company from the 1st Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment, a combat support and logistic element, medical elements, an aviation element, an engineering troop, and a cavalry element with an Armoured Personnel Carrier (APC) section.

1 RAR troops on patrol 9th August 2007

1 RAR Band Timor 6 – 8 – 2007